Security update for zabbix

SUSE Security Update: Security update for zabbix
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2021:0990-1
Rating: moderate
References: #1158321 #1183014
Cross-References:CVE-2013-7484 CVE-2021-27927
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5

An update that fixes two vulnerabilities is now available.


This update for zabbix fixes the following issues:

  • CVE-2021-27927: Fixed an improper CSRF protection mechanism (bsc#1183014).
  • CVE-2013-7484: Fixed an issue where passwords in the users table were unsalted (bsc#1158321).

Patch Instructions:

To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5:
    zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP5-2021-990=1

Package List:

  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):
    • zabbix-agent-4.0.12-4.12.1
    • zabbix-agent-debuginfo-4.0.12-4.12.1
    • zabbix-debugsource-4.0.12-4.12.1